Following a number of contacts to Neighbourhood Watch Scotland it would seem that the below scam email from DVLA is doing the rounds. Be careful as DVLA would not contact you in this way. This is a scam designed to get your personal and banking details with the purpose of removing money from your bank account.
Please be vigilant, spread the word and keep yourself, family and neighbours safe.
DVLA have been notified electronically about you latest payment for your vehicle tax failed because there is not enough money on you debit card.
Your vehicle is no longer taxed.
We have generated a new invoice, and we suggest you to use a credit card instead of a debit, to avoid any other consequences that might appear in case again won’t be enough funds inside.
You may wish to save or print this email confirmation for your record.
|Message Sent By
Mark Armstrong (NHWN, Community Support Officer, NW Scotland)